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  1. A Wire From Western Union (WU)

    The new global economy presents ample business opportunities for an old-economy stalwart. ...
  2. A Brighter Constellation (STZ)

    A severe wine glut has hurt Constellation Brands. The glut won't last forever, neither ...
  3. Monday Morning Blues For Tuesday Morning (TUES)

    Tuesday Morning's recent difficulties could present a buying opportunity for traditional ...
  4. Ultimate Headache Relief (BAY)

    Investors seeking big pharma exposure often confine themselves to the United States, ...
  5. Berkshire For The Bourgeois (LUK)

    Investors seeking a low-cost alternative to Berkshire Hathaway should consider Leucadia ...
  6. The United Way (USTR)

    Exemplary management, strong financials and persistent earnings growth make United ...
  7. Off the Pace (PACR)

    Positioned within a booming industry Pacer should be prospering, yet the company ...
  8. Can Standard Register Raise Its Standards? (SR)

    Standard Register has a history of erratic earnings; the downtimes often present ...
  9. Will Mercury Rise? (MCY)

    A few glitches in Mercury General's expansion plans create opportunity for patient ...
  10. Cleaning Up With Clorox (CLX)

    Widening margins and rapid debt reduction should make Clorox a long-term winner.
  11. Getting A Leg Up On The Market (LEG)

    Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt has an enviable record of persistent and ...
  12. Going Bananas (CQB, FDP)

    Produce peddlers Chiquita and Fresh Del Monte will improve financially as the economics ...
  13. United We Stand, But Will United Online Fall? (UNTD)

    United Online is cryptically moving into the 21st century; it’s only a matter of ...
  14. A Future Winner, But a Current Loser (LPX)

    The best time to buy a downtrodden cyclical is when it’s downtrodden.
  15. Indian Reservations (TTM)

    Despite the hype, there are few Indian companies worthy of investment consideration. ...
  16. That's Entertainment, Adult Style (PLA, NOOF, RICK)

    Playboy, New Frontier Media and Rick's Cabaret aren’t exactly mainstream investments, ...
  17. Making Money in the Mundane (OLN)

    Olin's ordinary trio of business could lead to extraordinary share price appreciation.
  18. Private Equity Fodder? (ROL, SMG, ABM)

    Rollins, Scotts Miracle-Gro, and AMB Industries appear to have what private equity ...
  19. Gentlemen, Start Your Lawnmowers (BGG)

    There is value to be had in the world’s largest manufacturer of lawnmower and garden ...
  20. A Stock with Universal Appeal (UVV)

    As the legal environment improves for tobacco product sellers, the business environment ...
  21. Integrated Still Better Than Alternative (XOM, CVX, RDS.A)

    Alternative energy projects have been receiving increased attention, but can they ...
  22. Troubled Waters in Georgia Gulf (GGC)

    Depressed industry fundamentals and questions about an acquisition make Georgia Gulf ...
  23. Making the World Go 'Round (TKR)

    Timken looks for a turnaround in the ball-bearing business environment for 2007.
  24. Is Motorola Calling? (MOT)

    An agitating investor and more shareholder-friendly moves could make Motorola a worthwhile ...
  25. WD-40 Greases a Few Squeaky Wheels (WDFC)

    WD-40 has suffered some short-term setbacks, but going forward it looks set to operate ...
  26. Reclining Profits Make for a La-Z Stock (LZB)

    Furniture manufacturers have been roughed up over the past 12 months, but an eventual ...
  27. Low-Brow Lending For High-Dollar Profits (CSH, EZPW, AEA, ...

    CSH, EZPW, AEA, and DLLR prove that profits and growth opportunities abound in short-term ...
  28. A Healthy Choice (CAG)

    ConAgra breathes new life into many of its food brands.
  29. The Burden Of Success (BRK.A, BRK.B)

    Berkshire Hathaway’s past investing successes may make future successes more difficult ...
  30. Tomkins' Parts Worth More Than The Whole? (TKS)

    Tomkins PLC, an industrial conglomerate, is feeling pressure to divest its many businesses.
  31. Popularity Isn't Very Profitable (HAL, TIE, NEM)

    The commodity market reinforces the danger of investing in popular investments.
  32. Read All About It (DJ, NYT, MNI)

    Newspaper publishers are suffering from a slump in print advertising, but opportunities ...
  33. A Value Stock In A Growth Industry (BVF)

    Uncertainty surrounding patent protection of antidepressant Wellbrutin makes Biovail ...
  34. Banking On Better Days (OFG)

    Oriental Financial Group is a small regional bank that continues to make money in ...
  35. Peering Into Pier 1 Imports (PIR)

    Pier 1 presents a value investing opportunity as it struggles to remake itself.
  36. Check-Printing Stocks: Ready To Bounce? (JH, DLX)

    John H. Harland and Deluxe change their business models to cope with a decaying check-writing ...
  37. USG Corp. Constructs A Profitable Future (USG)

    USG Corp. settles its protracted litigation costs, and is ready to move forward.
  38. Countrywide Is On Your Side (CFC)

    Countrywide Financial continues to post earnings and revenue growth in a difficult ...
  39. Radio Stocks Still Making Waves (CCU, CDL)

    The radio broadcast industry is going through hard times, but will survive and thrive. ...
  40. Exxon and Altria: Two Stocks Worthy of Concentration (XOM, ...

    While diversifying your portfolio may be good for maintaining wealth, concentrating ...
  41. Ford's Way Forward (F)

    The likelihood of Ford surviving its latest crisis is greater than you think.
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